Should You Watch Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day?



If you like emotional dramas mingled with laughs and  throwbacks to childhood this is for you. If not this is still for you, because it will expand your anime horizons, and you appreciate what goes into making a good moving story such as this one.



A teenage boy is pestered by the ghost of a female childhood friend that no one can see. In an effort to get her to pass on he reconnects with their estranged childhood friends to figure out how. In the process, their internal issues come to light.

Thumbs Up

  • Complex characters.
  • Light-hearted and funny.
  • Kleenex or Puffs on standby.
  • Nostalgia

Thumbs Down

  • Characters too complex?